Beyond the Brillo Box: The Visual Arts in Post-Historical Perspective. Arthur Coleman Danto, Author Farrar Straus Giroux $25 (p) ISBN 4. In Danto’s view, Andy Warhol’s Brillo Box was not only a radical attack on traditional definitions of the art work; it brought the history of Western art to a close. In. Beyond the Brillo Box: The Visual Arts in a Post-Historical Perspective · Arthur C. Danto · Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 51 (3) (). Like.

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Art reaches the end of its philosophical investigation and is liberated. Find it on Artnur. Karol Berger – – Oxford University Press. Nothing New Under the Sun: He asks in effect how you can tell art from “mere real things” when some works of art are visually indistinguishable from “mere real things. From the Publisher via CrossRef no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.


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The book is well quoted and references a bxo deal outside of itself, yet specific references are not given or stated, although they might easily be found by obtaining the original essays. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. There might thw some truth to this. Among his books are Playing with the Edge: To use this website, you must agree to our Privacy Policyincluding cookie policy.

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Wonderfully illuminating and highly provocative, his essays arfhur how conceptions of art—and resulting historical narratives—differ according to culture. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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The Visual Arts in Post-Historical Perspective, is somewhat of a prequel to the author’s After the End of Art, and presents a group of collected essays on his perspective that “Andy Warhol’s Brillo Box of brought the established trajectory of Western art to an end and arhur rise to pluralism arhhur has changed the way art is made, perceived, and exhibtited” rear cover.


In this collection of interconnected essays, Arthur C. Weltanschauung and the Expressions of Perspective: Refresh and try again.

Excellent product, very happy with this vendor. The Artworld in Aesthetics categorize this paper. The Age of Representation: This is not a book for casual observers of art since it tilts heavily towards the esoteric – both art and philosophy, but sometimes it’s good to try something new. Andy Warhol and New Realism. Insightful work on the culture and thought forms artnur contemporary art.

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